1965 Mercury Comet Caliente
Why This Car Is So Special
The Mercury Comet Caliente is an automobile that was produced by Mercury from in 1965 and was an upgraded model that received better grade interior trim and a sportier presentation.
The no-expense spared restored 1965 Mercury Comet Caliente we have here at Skyway Classics has been restored back to the original look with a red/red color combination, has the 289 cubic inch engine with the three-duece Tripower carb setup, Red Line Tires and period 5-spoke mag wheels.
1965 Mercury Comet Caliente
No-expense spared restoration
289 cubic inch engine
Three-duece Tripower carb setup
Clean and detailed engine compartment
Finned aluminum open element air cleaner system
Matching finned aluminum valve covers
Performance ignition, distributor, and spark plug wires
Blue painted engine block and heads
Headers leading back to the dual exhaust
Ford Top Loader 4-speed transmission
It comes with a binder full of receipts
Red bench seat and matching rear sea
Matching door panels
Stainless trim, door handles, locks, buttons,
Stainless dash panel featuring all the gauges and controls
Floor chrome 4-speed shifter with the white shifter knob
Red sport steering wheel
Trunk carries out the look with its mats and floor jacks
Chrome front and rear bumpers
Red Line Tires
5-spoke mag wheels
Our 1965 has a 289 cubic-inch small block V8 engine in the clean and detailed engine compartment and sports the three-duece Tripower carb setup on top of an aluminum intake, has the finned aluminum open element air cleaner system, matching finned aluminum valve covers, performance ignition, distributor, and spark plug wires, blue painted engine block and heads, with headers leading back to the dual exhaust.
It sends the power back to the Ford Top Loader 4-speed transmission and puts the power to the ground with the Red Line Tires and period 5-spoke mag wheels.
It comes with a binder full of receipts worth thousands of dollars for all the parts put into this car.
Matching the red exterior is this red interior that shows Mercury’s premium market position in the details like the more intricate design on the seats and door panels.
It features a full red bench seat and matching rear seat, red seatbelts, matching door panels, red carpet, new stainless trim, door handles, locks, buttons, a stainless dash featuring all the gauges and controls, floor chrome 4-speed shifter with the white shifter knob, red sport steering wheel, and red headliner that all looks brand new.
The restored clean trunk carries out the look with its mats and floor jacks.
This restored 1965 Mercury Comet Caliente lives up to its name with a red-hot paint and Mercury style. The front end has stacked headlights with an aggressive forward-leaning look while the rear has a full-width taillight.
It has full rocker trim, Caliente badging, a grace full hardtop, chrome front and rear bumpers, and chrome all that makes it a very impressive package indeed.
If you want a car that will remind you of fast street cars back in the 60s, this 1965 Mercury Comet Caliente we have at Skyway Classics is the right one for you.
This restored 1965 Mercury Comet has the look and the features you love to make one red-hot deal, so you know you don’t want to miss out.
So give us a call at 941-254-6608.
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